Posted by Terry Thornton
Sometimes genealogy research can be fun --- and sometimes written reports are not what they seem to be. Enjoy this fun play on words and give thanks that you are not researching either the SHOTT or the NOTT familie
An old report of a duel in
"A duel was lately fought in
As quoted by Richard Hopwood Thornton, American Glossary. Philapelphia: L.B. Lippincott Company. 1912. Volume 2, page 419.